Tag: Smart Cars

CES 2018 Preview: What To Expect From The Electronics Show

CES 2018 will be happening just as the new year is beginning. One of the biggest electronic shows in the world will be filled with press conferences and previews showing off all sorts of new tech.

CES 2018 January 9, 2018

Jaguar Unveils Removable Steering Wheel Powered By Artificial Intelligence: Yes, You Read That Right

Jaguar would like to reinvent the steering wheel for the future. It has now unveiled a concept AI-powered steering wheel you can take with you, plug into a car, then get to where you need to.

Car Tech September 4, 2017

New Audi Cars Will Tell Drivers When The Traffic Light Turns Green So They Can Safely Snapchat And Text

Audi announced it will roll out a new technology that taps in select models that will inform drivers how long it will take until the red light turns green.

Car Tech August 15, 2016

This Gesture-Controlled Steering Wheel Cover Transforms Any Car Into A Smart Car

Drivers can control their smartphones directly from their steering wheel using this cover, which features a single touch pad that is controlled by using thumb gestures.

FUTURE TECH February 2, 2016

Apple’s Latest Virtual Reality Hire Hints At A Future Of Cars With 3D Interfaces And Gesture Control

Apple has just hired one of the leading experts of virtual reality in the United States, suggesting that the company has plans to develop a car integrated with 3D interfaces and gesture control.

Business January 24, 2016

TomTom Launches A New Location-Tracking System Designed For Self-Driving Cars

Dutch navigation tech company TomTom's RoadDNA provides an accurate reading of a vehicle's position on the road, regardless of speed or environment.

FUTURE TECH September 14, 2015

Google Is Trying To Make The Road More Predictable

As per a recent patent, Google is trying to use your vehicle's GPS navigation to find and avoid potholes.

FUTURE TECH August 25, 2015

Auro Robotics Wants to Bring Driverless Shuttle Cars To College Campuses

Auro Robotics is testing an automated shuttle system for use in small, privately owned spaces.

FUTURE TECH August 14, 2015

The Driverless Car Debate: How Safe Are Autonomous Vehicles?

As companies like Google and Delphi Automotive continue to test autonomous vehicles on the road, issues concerning the safety in regard to accidents and vulnerability in the software continue to rise. How safe are autonomous cars?

FUTURE TECH July 28, 2015

Ford's New Headlights Detect Potential Hazards Before You Do

Ford is developing a new lighting system that will improve visibility, especially at night. The best part is, the headlights will do it all on their own.

FUTURE TECH July 17, 2015

Jaguar’s Brainwave Monitoring Reads Your Mind To Keep You Safe

Jaguar Land Rover is working on a project that combines brainwave, sports, medicine and aerospace technology to keep drivers alert so as to increase safety.

FUTURE TECH June 18, 2015

Larger Number Of Connected Cars Could Clog Up Data Networks

New research reveals that connected cars could cause data traffic jams for mobile networks since these cars might compete with smartphones, tablets and other vehicles for airwaves.

FUTURE TECH May 25, 2015

EO Smart Connecting Car 2 Is The Answer To Your Parking Nightmare

Not only does a German prototype vehicle move sideways to grab those elusive parking spots—it can also shrink itself down if necessary to fit into a spot.

FUTURE TECH May 11, 2015

Self-healing Concrete Vanishes Potholes Using Bacteria. Here's How it Works

Potholes will automatically repair themselves thanks to a new self-healing concrete that uses bacteria to fill in gaps before they become hazards on the road.

Geek December 4, 2014

Smart cars vulnerable to hacking, warns Queensland professor

Professor Andry Rakotonirainy from Queensland University, warns that the technology for the security of smart car systems did not develop fast enough, leaving most hi-tech smart cars vulnerable to unauthorized access and control from anyone.

Geek September 19, 2014

Smart cars part of Nokia's future? Finnish phone maker investing $100M in category

Nokia has created a $100 million fund earmarked for investing in firms that specialize in connected and smart vehicles.

Gadgets May 5, 2014

Apple iOS in the Car heading to Ferrari, Merc and Volvo: Why we think it's cool

Apple's iOS in the Car feature, which made its debut at the Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) last year, will finally mark its official launch this week. Apple is expected to announce a partnership with car makers such as Ferrari, Volvo and Mercedes Benz, a move that will see the iOS mobile platform become an integral part of the vehicle's infotainment system.

FUTURE TECH March 2, 2014

Google announces the Open Automotive Alliance to bring Android to cars

Google has announced the formation of Open Automotive Alliance in a bid to speed up the introduction of Android to cars.

FUTURE TECH January 8, 2014

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